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West Atlantic open positions

At West Atlantic, we are always looking for skilled and professional colleagues. Below is a list of open positions waiting for your application. Please read our privacy policy before sending in your application.

Please note: If you are applying for a pilot position with West Atlantic unfortunately we do not have any vacancies at this time.  Due to the high volume of enquiries/applications we may be unable to respond to you.  All previous applications do remain on our file for 6 months and should the situation change you may be contacted.

Open positions

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B1 Engineer – Stansted Royal Mail Hub - Days

Application deadline:

Position Type:            Permanent Full-Time    

Location:                    STN (London Stansted) 

Hours:                        40 hrs per week, Mon – Fri only.

Responsible to:          Line Maintenance Manager (LMM)      

Role Summary 

To provide and support effective and efficient engineering at STN, that meets the operational requirements in a sustainable and safe manner. 

Responsible for ensuring that the relevant line maintenance at STN is carried out on time, in full, and to the required standards. Line maintenance is categorised as, meet and greet support, daily and weekly inspection, flight log and crew reported defects, out of phase and scheduled maintenance.

Engineers will be rostered Monday to Friday day shift, as scheduled by the P145 administration department.
Hours are flexible and subject to change dependant on operational requirements.


Ensure all work is completed IAW company procedures and the relevant maintenance documentation, technical logs and work orders, are completed and returned to technical records.

Ensure the West Atlantic group are informed of A/C technical status via the group FSR.

Ensure tools and equipment are treated correctly, and are stored in the correct locations 

Responsible for ensuring proper handover procedures are completed iaw the MOE. 

Ensure company premises and vehicles are maintained and good housekeeping standards are achieved at all times. Report any building/facilities defects to LMM.

Be well informed about valid instructions, regulations and maintenance information. 

Keep current with the approved working schedules, company procedures, requirements and any authorisation ratings held for the work performed. 

Carry out any other such reasonable duties as the company sees fit in accordance with the responsibilities of the position 

Academic/Educational Requirements 

  • Unrestricted EASA B1 license – type rating on 737CL.

Required Skills/Experience: 

  • Minimum 5 years Aviation Engineering experience
  • Must be Proactive, self-motivated & confident self-starter
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Possess confident and effective communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Ability to make good judgements based on the needs of the company operation, in a very fluid, fast changing environment.
  • Proven problem solving and Planning & Organizing skills


Mon-Fri dayshift only.
Basic B1 Salary of £40,000 (B1/B2 combined £44,000) (Restricted licenses receive only 50% pay per type)

  • £3,346 B737CL Type rating (unrestricted)
  • £3,346 B737NG (unrestricted)
  • £3,346 B767 (unrestricted)
  • £2,038 ATP (unrestricted)
  • Company Pension


Senior Accountant

Application deadline:

Är du en framåt och driven ekonom som tycker om att arbeta med stor frihet och ansvar? Varmt välkommen till West Atlantic, ett tryggt och stabilt flygbolag inom frakt och logistik med över 50-års erfarenhet i sin bransch.

Företaget har under våren 2020 flyttat sin ekonomiavdelning från Göteborg till Sturup och du erbjuds nu en chans att vara med på en ny spännande resa! 

Ansvarsområden och arbetsuppgifter

Du kommer arbeta som redovisningsansvarig för West Atlantic Sweden AB och tillhöra en ekonomiavdelning på ca 10 personer. Tjänsten är en nyckelroll i bolaget och du erbjuds ett stort eget ansvar där du sköter löpande redovisning, bokslut och rapportering. Arbetet sker i ett nära samarbete med dina kollegor på ekonomiavdelningen och du rapporterar till redovisningschefen. West Atlantic är ett internationellt företag där koncernspråket är engelska. Tjänsten har många interna och externa kontaktytor där den dagliga kommunikationen sker på engelska. 

Dina huvudsakliga arbetsuppgifter;

  • Löpande bokföring
  • Bokslut
  • Leverantörsbetalningar
  • Kundfakturering
  • Avstämningar
  • Moms och skatt 

Din Bakgrund

Vi söker dig som är civilekonom eller motsvarande med erfarenhet från liknande roll eller revisorsroll och gärna från internationell verksamhet med kvalificerad redovisning, komplexa frågeställningar och rapportering. Väsentligt för rollen är att du känner dig trygg och säker i din redovisning, är noggrann och har ett affärsfokus. I rollen som ekonom är du van att driva ditt eget arbete framåt samt tar initiativ till att lösa ad-hoc uppgifter och gillar problemlösning. För att trivas och passa in i företagskulturen är du social och trygg i din personlighet. Vi förutsätter att du har god kunskap i Excel samt vana av att arbeta i ett större affärssystem, meriterande med erfarenhet av Microsoft Navision.

Tjänsten är placerad på West Atlantics huvudkontor på Sturup, krav för tjänsten är körkort och tillgång till bil. 

Ansök via följande länk:




Milou Frohn


I’ve always loved to fly and to be able to do that for a living and see so much of the world is fantastic. The most important thing is having a great company behind us, always helping me to develop and providing all the support I need.

Lukas Biörnsen

Technical administration

West Atlantic is a great employer and take a real interest in my development and work life balance. The administrative side of the company is a really important part of our operation and I’m glad my role plays an important part in making sure our aircraft deliver on time.

Sandra Hellgren

Airplane Maintenance

I take great pride in my role in keeping our fleet in the air, every minute on the ground is time that we can’t help our customers. Getting our aircraft up and running again safely is what I enjoy the most.

Loading activities at EMA

Photo: Rob Edson, Ground Operations Manager, UK


Inflight to Svalbard

Photo: Jonas Holmberg, First Officer CRJ


First Boeing 737-800 arrives at EMA

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Team spirit in cockpit

Photo: Bertrand Pouderoux, Captain ATP


Safety training

Photo: Alastair Yardy, First Officer 737


Maintenance in Malmö

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician


Celebrating a new contract

Photo: Nigel Hiorns, Managing Director and AM, UK


767 In the Hangar

Photo: Michelle Plunkett, 767 Engineer


On the flight deck

Photo: Elliot Longly, First Officer ATP


737 on ground

Photo: Charles Cleves, VP Sales


Office life

Photo: Aleksandra Rashid, Finance Controller - Maintenance


View from cockpit

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician


New ATP-Pilots

Photo: Maarten & Eddy, First Officers ATP


First Boeing 737-800 water salute

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Photo: Thomas Holm, Captain CRJ


Loading B-767

Photo: Graeme Pryke, Captain 767


Morning view in ATP cockpit

Photo: Carl Klein, First Officer ATP


737-800 Line up in Liege

Photo: Christian Vanguers, Mechanic


737 Approach in Jersey

Photo: Tom Masterman